Youth Activities/Camps/Special Events

 

 

New! Winter Break Special Event!


WINTER PERFORMING ARTS CAMP

Dates:            Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday (No Thursdays)

Week 1: December 22, 23, 24, 26

Week 2: December 29, 30, 31, 2

Time:              9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Location:       Royal Oaks Park

Ages:              Boys and girls, ages 5-16

Fee:                $120 per child

 

Don’t miss out on winter’s Performing Arts Camp! This camp will keep your child occupied during winter break and will introduce them to various aspects of the performing arts. Participants will focus on dance, vocals and drama during this 2-week camp. Students will be showcasing what they learned on Saturday, January 3. Early drop off (8:00 am) is available for an additional fee of $40. Camp conducted by Neisha Tucker of DYBO Jazz.

 

SANTA’S MAILBOX

Date:               November 24 through December 11

Ages:               Boys and girls, Ages 10 and younger

 

Santa’s Mailbox will be located in front of the Recreation Department counter in City Hall. Letters may be deposited there Monday – Thursday, 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. or mailed to 1600 Huntington Drive, Duarte, CA 91010-2592, Attention: Santa Claus. Please include your address and phone number. All letters will be forwarded to the North Pole and Santa will write back!

 

HOLIDAY TREE LIGHTING AND FIESTA

Date:               Tuesday, December 2

Time:               6:30 – 8:00 pm (Tree lighting at 8:00pm)

Location:          Duarte Senior Center, 1610 Huntington Drive

Dinner:             $6 per person

 

Join the fun as we light the City’s official living Christmas tree. Enjoy musical entertainment, crafts, games, and a visit from Santa! Dine on a delicious traditional tamale dinner and then kick off the holidays with the tree lighting!

 

DUARTE ROTARY CLUB’S BREAKFAST WITH SANTA and SANTA’S WORKSHOP

Date:               Saturday, December 6

Time:               8:00 – 11:00 am

Location:          Duarte Community Center, 1600 Huntington Drive

Fee:                 $4 for adults, $2 for children ages 10 and under

 

Santa will be there for photos and fun! Breakfast presented by the Duarte Rotary Club. After breakfast, make decorations for your Christmas tree and the holidays. Tickets available at the door.

 

SANTA’S VISITS TO BEARDSLEE AND ROYAL OAKS PARKS!

On Wednesday, December 10, Santa will visit and hand out candy canes to all children at Beardslee Park from 2:45 – 3:15 pm and Royal Oaks Park from 3:30 – 4:00 pm

 

SANTA'S HOLIDAY PARTY

Date:               Wednesday, December 10

Time:               4:00 – 5:30 pm

Ages:               5-12 years

Location:          Duarte Community Center, 1600 Huntington Drive

 

Get into the holiday spirit with this enchanting special event. There will be holiday games, special crafts, music, prizes, refreshments, and a visit from Santa Claus! RSVP by calling the Parks and Recreation Department at 357-7931. Limited to the first 90 participants. FREE!

 

Holiday Lights Free Exchange – At Santa’s Party SCE customers can exchange one incandescent holiday light string for one LED string at no cost. Longer lasting, energy saving LED holiday lights! Stop by December 10 from 4:00-5:30 pm at Santa’s Party. Presented by the SGV Council of Governments.

 

SANTA’S HOTLINE

Date:               Wednesday, December 17

Time:               3:00 – 5:00 pm

 

Children can call 358-5425 and have a fun conversation with Santa Claus!


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